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PLATTSBURGH | Programming designed to share personal stories, erase stigma more

Sep 12, 2017 5:15 PM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH — The fight to combat the North Country’s opiate crisis has gone digital. more

Jul 22, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Repeal of Affordable Care Act would devastate North Country healthcare system, say critics more

Jul 3, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The Champlain Valley Family Center has big plans for their summer prevention program. more

Jun 6, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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Direct care workers do so much for our communities. more

Apr 26, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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PLATTSBURGH, NY & BURLINGTON, VT — At the low point of his life, Jason recalls sitting in a dark apartment alone. more

Apr 12, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH — At the low point of his life, Jason recalls sitting in a dark apartment alone. more

Apr 11, 2017 6:05 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Increasing education, reducing stigma top priorities, says Clinton County coalition more

Apr 4, 2017 2:45 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Last Tuesday, Marilyn Morey stood on stage at the Strand Center Theater and asked the audience three questions. more

Sep 29, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Take a calming breath because yoga is coming to the Champlain Valley Family Center. more

Sep 16, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

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About 25 area veterans from Essex, Clinton and Franklin County met with Rep. Elise Stefanik for roundtable discussion, citing problems with VA, healthcare access, education and jobs more

Sep 1, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

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ALBANY — The state announced on Tuesday an agreement has been reached on a series of reforms designed to combat heroin and opiate abuse. more

Jun 14, 2016 11:00 AM The Sun

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LAKE PLACID — A state task force is poised to deliver a series of legislative proposals to combat the state’s heroin epidemic as early as Wednesday. more

May 31, 2016 11:19 AM The Sun

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